Picture of a Light BulbInnovation York’s entrepreneurship stream supports faculty members, students, and trainees in their independent start-up company creation.  Innovation York primarily supports entrepreneurs through the LaunchYU program, where workshops, networking events, and accelerator programs relating to entrepreneurship can be accessed.

In addition, Innovation York may provide accelerator space within the Markham Convergence Centre for York-related start-up companies. The accelerator space will allow companies to have a professional place of business, allowing them to devote time and attention to product development and growth of the business.